Criteria for Short-term Treatment of Acute Psychiatric Illness
This is a revision of the jointly published document, Level of Care Placement Criteria for Psychiatric Illness by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent and the American Psychiatric Association. The new criteria incorporate the assets of various publicly available criteria, national mental health care standards, and the clinical consensus and expertise of the psychiatric profession. These criteria should lead to more effective communications between managed care companies and clinicians
- Paperback | 23 pages
- 214.4 x 273.6 x 3.8mm | 104.51g
- 01 Nov 1998
- American Psychiatric Association Publishing
- American Psychiatric Press Inc.
- VA, United States
Table of contents
Introduction. Clinical Criteria for Admission. Acute inpatient hospital admission. Medically supervised, psychiatric residential treatment admission. Acute partial hospitalization admission. Intensive outpatient treatment program admission. Outpatient treatment admission. Clinical Criteria for Continued Care. Continued care. Intensity of Service Criteria for Admission. Acute inpatient hospital admission. Medically supervised, psychiatric residential treatment admission. Acute partial hospitalization admission. Intensive outpatient program admission. Outpatient services admission. Intensity of Service Criteria for Continued Care. Acute inpatient hospitalï¿½continued care. Medically supervised, psychiatric residential treatmentï¿½continued care. Acute partial hospitalizationï¿½continued care. Intensive outpatient programï¿½continued care. Outpatient servicesï¿½continued care.